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1840 United States Senate special election in Pennsylvania

The 1840 United States Senate election in Pennsylvania was held on January 14, 1840, after the regularly scheduled election in December 1838 was postponed due to the Buckshot War. Daniel Sturgeon was elected by the Pennsylvania General Assembly t ...

1841 Pennsylvanias 13th congressional district special election

On May 4, 1841, a special election was held in Pennsylvanias 13th congressional district to fill a vacancy caused by the death of William S. Ramsey on October 17, 1840, shortly after his re-election, and before the 26th Congress had ended.

1842 United States House of Representatives elections in Tennessee

Elections to the United States House of Representatives for the 28th Congress were held during President John Tylers term at various dates in different states between August 1842 and February 1844. The Whig effectively lost a seemingly comfortabl ...